Holy Land Jerusalem stereoviews c.1900 lot x 30 Keystone photo views peoplesBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Holy Land- Palestine- Israel- Jerusalem
(stereographs- Middle East, Ancient Land)
Issued c. 1900 by Keystone View Company.
Excellent unique boxed set of 30 different early 20th century real photo stereoviews, a random assortment of views relating to Jerusalem and the surrounding area. Very scarce in an old box like this.
When placed in a stereo-viewer, the images pop to life in 3-D, creating a sense of actually being present in the scene. Like stepping back in history, as close to a time capsule as you're likely to get.
Book shaped box opens to neatly contain all the views. All remain fresh & clean, nearly as issued. Descriptive text and titles in multiple languages printed on reverse.
Closed book box slip case measures c.7 1/2" H x 6" W x 2 1/2" thick
Each card measures c. 3 1/2" H x 7" W. all curved as issued on heavy card.